EPULIS FISSURATUM PDF

Key Steps to Optimize Management of Epulis Fissuratum induced by a Total Denture: A Case. Report. Jihane Slaoui Hasnaoui1*, Zineb Stri2. Introduction: Epulis fissuratum is a tumor-like hyperplasia developing in association with an ill-fitting denture. Case Report: We report a. Epulis fissuratum is a pseudotumor growth located over the soft tissues of the vestibular sulcus caused by chronic irritation from poorly adapted prostheses.

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Epulis fissuratum is the reactive tissue response to sustained mechanical pressure generated by ill-fitting prosthesis. A case treated by Rarely, incisional biopsy may be indicated to rule out neoplasiae. A retrospective study of cases. Clinical aspect 3 weeks after surgery. Blood vessels smaller than 0. The patient was informed in detail about the procedure after which he signed an informed consent form. Pogrel et al,attributed this reduction in pain to the fact that the inflammatory reaction associated with CO2 laser application is reduced, since blood and lymphatic vessel sealing occurs, with prevention of the extravasation of fluids responsible for inflammation and pain.

Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. We report a year-old female with epulis fissuratum in the soft palate as a very rare clinical location. The advantages of cryosurgery over the conventional method makes it an important asset in the armamentarium of oral surgeon and has additional advantages of controlling pain and perhaps dealing with lesions in sites that would be difficult to treat by other means. Chronic trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma.

The diagnosis is made clinically, and usually this is clear cut if the lesion is associated with the flange of a denture. Clinical Significance The advantages of cryosurgery over the conventional method makes it an important asset in the armamentarium of oral surgeon and has additional advantages of controlling pain and perhaps dealing with lesions in sites that would be difficult to treat by other means. The appearance of an epulis fissuratum microscopically is an overgrowth of cells from the fibrous connective tissue.

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He underwent angioplasty for the same and was placed under Aspirin from then. Oral and maxillofacial medicine: Clinical presentation of a upper epulis fissuratum without protheses. Excision can be performed by either conventional surgical approaches or by using laser.

SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s fissuraum. Received Jan 2; Accepted Jul 7. Most of epulis fissuratum occur in the anterior region of the upper or lower jaws. J Clin Laser Med Surg.

In our case we observed a good bleeding control in mandibular epulis and maxillary epulis. Aditionaly to epulis removal we perform a partial vestibuloplasty. Hyperplastic lesions of the gingiva and alveolar mucosa. The patient was a known hypertensive and diabetic, presently on anti-coagulant therapy with previous history of myocardial infarction.

A epilis man presenting with epulis fissuratum, A a raw, eroded, irregular patch resembling the shape of suction device seen on the middle of hard palate and B faulty maxillary denture with suction device black arrow. Objective The aim of this article is to present a case of epulis fissuratum in fissuartum patient with antithrombotic medication epylis the usefulness of the CO2 laser for treatment of this lesion. She had arterial hypertension, congestive heart failure, osteoporosis, diabetes mellitus type II.

The role of lasers in ambulatory oral maxillofacial surgery. Persistent trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma.

Case Report: Epulis fissuratum: consequence of ill-fitting prosthesis

She presented with the chief complaint of an abnormal growth along the posterior border of her ill-fitting upper complete denture as well as pain and discomfort during mastication. As result the risk of a severe bleeding during or after oral surgical procedures is elevated.

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Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. As recent guidelines suggests the patient cardiologist preferred not to suspend this medication during oral surgery. The CO2 laser emits energy with a A poorly fitted prosthesis epulsi give arise to a plethora of problems, notably Epulis fissuratum, residual ridge resorption, ulceration of the fissjratum tissue, etc.

Epulis fissuratum

Chronic, sustained pressure can not only traumatise oral tissue but may also lead to malignancy. This mandates the maintenance of a strict protocol during their management.

Orofacial soft tissues — Soft tissues around the mouth.

How to cite this URL: Benefits of the use of the CO2 laser in orthodontics. Three weeks after surgery, both areas were completely reepithelizaded. In this view, we considered that CO2 laser excision with readjust of dentures is the best treatment for these patients.

It is considered an overgrowth of intraoral tissue resulting from chronic irritation [ 1 ]. One of the main advantages over convencional surgeries is an excellent haemostasis. SNIP measures contextual citation impact by wighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.

Treatment Withdrawal of the denture and topical application of analgesic gel over the affected site. The patient had a myocardial infarction about 5 years back. It was surrounded by erythema and was the cause of discomfort for the patient due to excessive and continuous mechanical pressure imparted by faulty maxillary denture.